About us

CSM Ingredients is an Ingredient-Tech Platform offering customers innovative, effective and quality tailor-made solutions across seven multi-brand categories, ranging from traditional bakery through to plant-based and natural added value ingredients. With more than a century of heritage and professional know-how, CSM Ingredients counts with over 1,530 employees, 9 product development & manufacturing sites, 4 Innovation Centers, and 4 Open Innovation Hubs. Reaching more than 100 countries worldwide, we generate over €640 million in revenues (2021 figures). 


We “Thrive for Impact,” aim to generate Net Positive impact, and take great pride in being active players in the food industry’s transformation across three pillars: (people, planet, products. Our strategy is enabled through specialized technical expertise alongside world-class research and innovation excellence. Indeed, CSM Ingredients seeks to identify new and existing opportunities based on emerging and growing trends through an open innovation approach. As a result, we are trusted partners who tailor effective, quality solutions for both the traditional and new food segments



Our values are at the foundation of our culture at CSM Ingredients, inspiring us to work towards a common goal.

They guide how we build processes, conduct business and shape how we make decisions impacting our customers, colleagues and communities.

They move us beyond our job, offering us with shared believes and standards.

Why we exist

Supporting the food ecosystem evolution enhancing human wellbeing and planet health

Our ambition

To be a Net Positive Ingredient-Tech Platform Enabling Taste and Nutrition for a New World

How we operate

Net Positive at our core

Continuous Innovation

Knowledge and Technology accelerators

Diverse, Inclusive and Talent-dense environment

Partnering with the Food ecosystem

How we behave


Communicating and sharing in an open and candid manner.


Collaborating to connect, create, achieve and succeed.


Respecting our heritage and delivering innovative and timely solutions.


Treating others as we would want to be treated and valuing our people and our resources.


Doing the right thing and being accountable in all circumstances.

Close to you

CSM group with more than 2500 employees in over 120 countries, maintains a global footprint including 16 manufacturing sites and 23 offices